Definitions of preeminence

  1. Superiority to all others in merit, rank, etc. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.

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Usage examples for preeminence

  1. Of these, a very few claim unquestioned preeminence – The Complete PG Works of Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. (The Physician and Poet not the Jurist)
  2. Short as these epistles are, then, each of them contains weighty instruction- the first, in reference to ill- timed kindness and liberality towards the teachers of error; the second, concerning the character and conduct of those who love to have the preeminence and the abhorrence in which they ought to be held by all who love the purity and peace of the churches. – Companion to the Bible by E. P. Barrows